Nissan Car 350Z & Maxima 1999-06

Shock Absorbers

Print

Removal & Installation



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
  2.  
  3. Place a jack under the rear lower link.
  4.  
  5. Remove the rear wheel.
  6.  
  7. Remove the upper and lower mounting bolts and remove the shock absorber.
  8.  

To install:

  1. Reverse the removal procedure and tighten the upper shock nuts to 21 ft. lbs. (28 Nm) and the lower bolt to 74-88 ft. lbs. (100-120 Nm).
  2.  

  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
  2.  
  3. Set a transmission jack on the rear lower link to remove the lower shock absorber nut and bolt.
  4.  
  5. Remove the rear wheel.
  6.  
  7. Remove the transmission jack from rear lower link.
  8.  
  9. Remove the upper shock absorber nuts and remove rear shock absorber.
  10.  

To install:

  1. Reverse the removal procedure and tighten the upper shock nuts to 20 ft. lbs. (24 Nm) for the 2004-2006 Maxima; 21 ft. lbs. (28 Nm) for the 350Z, and the lower bolt to 74-88 ft. lbs. (100-120 Nm).
  2.  

 
label.common.footer.alt.autozoneLogo